All 8th grade students at Norphlet Middle School participated in a field trip to SouthARK Community College’s Secondary Technical Center and visited all seven of the career programs offered to high school juniors and seniors including:
- Automotive Service Technology
- Criminal Justice
- Health Science
- Industrial Technology (Mechatronics)
- Process Technology
SouthArk offers a minimum of five career/technical programs to qualified high school students. Students may receive, not only high school credits for course completion, but college credits, as well. The cost of tuition is free to the student. Books and tuition are provided through SouthArk’s Secondary Technical Center and funded by the local school districts and through the Arkansas Department of Career Education.
Click here to learn more about each of these programs.
Parents – If your child attended the field trip today, please be sure to discuss the different opportunities that are available with your child.
The PeeWee basketball league held a tournament on Saturday. The Smackover 4th grade boys placed second in the tournament. Congratulations to these students!
The Smackover High School FBLA did a great job at the District III FBLA Spring Conference in Pine Bluff last week. Alex Savage was elected to Vice-President of District III FBLA. Also, the following students placed in their respective competitive events and now qualify to compete at the state leadership conference:
Below are the brackets for the junior girls, junior boys, senior girls, and senior boys divisions for the regional basketball tournament this week.
Norphlet Elementary School’s 2nd and 3rd grades will be performing in the Spring Program on Thursday, March 16, 2017, in the auditorium at 9:00 a.m. They will be singing songs about animals.
Parents, families, and community members are invited to attend!
Registration for the Smackover/Norphlet Youth Softball season is now underway!
Click on the links below for the registration forms and the code of conduct.
The Smackover-Norphlet School District will dismiss at 12:30 on Tuesday, February 14, and Thursday, February 16, for parent teacher conferences.
Parent teacher conferences will be held on the Smackover campuses on Tuesday from 1 – 7 pm. Conferences on the Norphlet campuses will be on Thursday from 1 – 7 pm.
Smackover Preschool will not dismiss early on either of these days.
Tuesday, February 14, is Valentine’s Day. Smackover Elementary School students may wear clothing with hearts on that day.
The Smackover High School FBLA attended the Spring FBLA Conference on Wednesday.
Smackover High School freshman, Alex Savage, was elected the District III Vice President at the conference. Congratulations!